Dec 16, 2015 By: Jeremy Byellin
Is Santa committing a crime for entering homes uninvited and consuming the edibles therein?
Oct 21, 2015 By: Jeremy Byellin
If it’s any consolation for our own 2015’s lack of hoverboards and Mr. Fusions, there are a host of legal problems that would arise with a number of the developments depicted in Back to the Future’s 2015.
Oct 9, 2015 By: Jeremy Byellin
Under our current legal system, a zombie likely wouldn’t be classified as being “dead” or “undead” at all, raising a host of potential legal complications.
Aug 21, 2015 By: Jeremy Byellin
If humanity encountered intelligent extraterrestrial life, what legal rights would these aliens have?
Aug 10, 2015 By: Jeremy Byellin
Yes, it’s a children’s movie, but that doesn’t necessarily excuse the legal nonsense in the plot.
Jun 18, 2015 By: Jeremy Byellin
If you’re an attorney and watch Game of Thrones, the thought may have crossed your mind more than once, “Who has the strongest legal claim to the Iron Throne?”
Jul 31, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin
The previous post about the Fifty Shades of Grey contract concluded it is valid and legally enforceable. But which provisions are enforceable?
Jul 24, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin
The novel “Fifty Shades of Grey” uses a contract as a literary device to define Grey’s expectations for an intimate relationship. But is that contract legally enforceable?
Mar 30, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin
Editor’s note: In the spirit of April Fool’s Day, Westlaw Insider presents these short satire news stories. They are intended to be humorous and not to be taken as reports on reality in any sense.
Mar 16, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin
With all of the drinking involved with St. Patrick’s Day, there are bound to be some strange legal cases because of it. Alcohol only accounts for part of the weirdness, though.